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Blog: Make Small Changes to Kick Off 2015

Many people have mixed feelings about setting New Year’s resolutions and have a hard time keeping them. Incorporating small changes slowly, and setting tangible goals, is a big key to success with health-related New Year’s resolutions.

Blog: Stay Healthy During Flu Season!

It's flu season, and people with kidney disease are at higher risk for complications from the flu. Learn how you can help keep yourself safe from the flu bug!

Become a Kidney Health Educator

Are you passionate about preventing kidney disease in your community? Do you enjoy educating those around you on the importance of living a healthy lifestyle? If so, our Kidney Health Educator Program may be for you!

Calendar Kids Art Program Accepting Entries

The 20th Annual AKF Calendar Kids art contest is underway! Children 16 and younger with kidney disease are eligible to submit their original artwork for our 2016 calendar. Thirteen winners will receive great prizes; the cover artist will be chosen through online voting in March 2015.

Free Nutrition Tracking App for Dialysis Patients

For dialysis patients, getting the right amount of nutrients and limiting daily fluid intake is critical. AKF has partnered with Sanofi Renal to bring a free app for iPhone and iPad, Kidney APPetite, to dialysis patients, nephrologists and renal dietitians.


AKF and AMT Pair Up to Fight Kidney Disease

The American Kidney Fund (AKF) and American Medical Technologists (AMT) have formed a dynamic partnership to increase awareness of chronic kidney disease, a common and often preventable condition affecting 31 million Americans.

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